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WORKSHOP VU' / NIKON
Photography Workshop
in Bayeux


Michaël Zumstein
CĂ©dric Gerbehaye

Documentary photography

From October 8th to 12th, 2014

On the occasion of the Bayeux-Calvados award for war correspondents, to be held from October 6th to 12th, 2014, Agence VU’ and Nikon France offer a unique 3 days workshop around documentary photography.

Cédric Gerbehaye and Michaël Zumstein, as well as a member of the agency's editorial team, will host this workshop in a spirit of exchange between the masters and the participants, and of sharing of experiences. This workshop will allow photographers to develop their knowledge around the preparation and the production of a reportage, as well as how to promote and give visibility to a photographic work within the international media.




Information and Programm

Workshop supervisors
Michaël Zumstein and Cédric Gerbehaye, together with a member of the agency's editorial team.

Dates and locationw
From Wednesday 8th (afternoon) to Sunday 12th (late morning) October, 2014
in Bayeux, on the occasion of the Bayeux-Calvados Award for war correspondents.

Program
- Wednesday 8th (afternoon): exhibitions visits
- From Thursday 9tth to Saturday 11th (morning):
* Introduction of the participants and lectures of their portfolios
* Complete presentation by both Cédric Gerbehaye and Michaël Zumstein of a precise body of work (preparation, the different steps of its production and diffusion)
* Presentation on how to collaborate with an agency, and the international media environment
* Editing work around the stories of the participants and the masters
* Real-life situation: how to present a work to a photo editor
* Practical preparation for a reportage
- Saturday 11th (afternoon): Reporters Without Borders presentation around the protection of digital data
- Sunday 12th (morning): breakfast / debriefing

Prerequisite
Participants are required to have:
- Two to three years of experience in documentary photography,
- A good technical understanding of their camera equipment,
- Basic image management skills,
- Advanced English skills (the workshop will be held in English).

Tuition fee
An inclusive fee of 200 euros will be asked to the participants for accommodation.
All the costs, during the whole workshop, will be covered by Nikon France, which will also offer the participants access to diverse professional events, held during the Bayeux-Calvados award.

Informations & subscription
Laetitia Ganaye / +33 (0)1 53 01 05 14 / workshopnikonvu@abvent.fr

To apply you need to send a compressed file before August 1st, via Wetransfer, including:
- A short biography,
- A motivation letter explaining mainly what are your expectations around this workshop,
- One to three completed photo stories, with introduction texts and captions.
 
Workshop organized with the generous support of Nikon France:
Guillaume Cuvillier / Nikon France (Paris) / Service Nikon Pro
+33 (0)1 45 16 46 92 / guillaume.cuvillier@nikon.fr / www.nikonpro.fr

Biography

Michaël Zumstein

Michaël Zumstein graduated from the Vevey Photography School (Switzerland). His photographic work is directly in line with a tradition of investigation photojournalism.

While following the conflicts in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Ivory Coast, Sudan, or Central African Republic, he chooses to focus his photography on the ambiguous relations between Africa and the West. During its campaign “Dignity”, Amnesty International France chooses him in 2010 to produce a body of work on bad housing in Lagos, Nigeria: This house is not for sale. In 2011, his reportage on post electoral crisis in Ivory Coast receives international recognition, and he obtains a grant from the French National Center for Fine Arts to produce Bons Amis, a multimedia piece on reconciliation in Ivory Coast. His recent work in Central African Republic received several awards, including Picture of the Year and Swiss Press Photo.

CĂ©dric Gerbehaye

Trained journalist, CĂ©dric Gerbehaye chose photography as his way of recounting the world.

Between 2002 and 2006, he produces several stories in Israel and Palestine. A year later his work Gaza: summer rains receives special acclaim at the Bayeux-Calvados Award for war correspondents. From 2007, he travels regularly to D.R. Of Congo, and brings back a powerful statement, Congo in Limbo, that will be published as a book, exhibited several times, and awarded seven times internationally. Shortly after, he decides to work on South Sudan and his series Land of Cush receives the Prix SCAM Roger Pic in 2012. In 2013, he directs Broken Hopes, Oslo’s legacy, a web-documentary on the palestinian territories, 20 years after the Oslo Accords.

General Terms

Participants
Limited to a maximum of 10.

To apply
To apply for the workshop, photographers are invited to send a compressed file before August 1st, via Wetransfer, at workshopnikonvu@abvent.fr.
The selection will be made in August.
The selected participants will receive a notification by email the week of August 25th.

Final registration
Payment of the 200 € inclusive fee will be made via the website Nikon-school.fr.

Reproduction and diffusion authorization
The workshop participant authorizes Agence VU’ and Nikon France to reproduce and distribute any photographs of him or her taken during the workshop.
These images could be used in the framework of any communication material to promote the workshop (on varied support: web, paper…). The participant renounces to ask for any compensation if any of her or his images were to be used in the communication of the workshops.

Workshop cancellation
Agence VU' and Nikon France hold the right to cancel this workshop. In case of a cancellation, Agence VU’ and Nikon will reimburse the fees to the participants.

Information & subscriptions

Laetitia Ganaye
+33 (0)1 53 01 05 14







 

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